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Charity (no. 1163913)

Community Furniture Aid

"Furnishing homes for those most in need, helping move on from homelessness."

Who We Help, Why We Help & the Difference It Makes

Community furniture Aid is a Award winning registered charity that provide a service bespoke offering the comforts of a home furniture & household item packs for people who are fleeing domestic abuse homeless living in poverty and all vulnerable adults and children across Bridgend County, Vale of Glamorgan, Port Talbot, and part of RCT for a nominal set price. We work with over 80 agencies and groups to assist in fully furnishing homes, we also over a gentle house clearance service for bereaved families. A sign posting service and sell single items for families in need. We also provide a toiletries & food pack with every furnishings, working with foodbank, faredhareand and Coop. 

Community Furniture Aid are a dedicated team of unpaid volunteers who work tirelessly to help those most in need
We rely on public donations of clean reusable items. We run a service 3 plus days a week plus out of hours emergency service. We accept clothing and all furniture, furnishings except large white electric items and items unsuitable for our service. 
We hope that you will see that we provide an excellent & much needed service to our local community and this is growing every month.
please look at our website , facebook or twitter feed for more information thank you. 

Our chairman was made MBE in 2022 Julian Cash Bca for his work with vulnerable homeless. 

WE have won a number of awards and honours for our work find us at 

www.cfa.cymru 



Our Services Are

Low Cost Donation Appreciated

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What We Do

What goes into a household Pack  A  pack depending on stock consists of
Furniture & household items


Single bed & mattress ( double bed for couple)
ottoman(when in stock)
 wardrobe
Chest of drawers
Bedside cabinet

Bedside lamp
Three sets of bed linen & pillow cases
Towels set

Bathroom bath mat set
Blankets
Duvets & pillows
Dining(or kitchen)  table and chairs
sofa or 3 pc suite
tv table
coffee table 
living room storage( sideboard) (Book case)
lamps, pictures, ornaments
mirrors,

clock
curtains,

nets,
lampshades,

( light bulbs)

Rugs (when in stock)
kitchen pack

(4-6 of each plates, bowls, side plates)
 4-6 sets of cutlery

Set of kitchen knives

Set of soup bowls

Sets of various size drinking glasses

Tea set (when available)

Teapot

6 mugs

Set of plastic storage containers

Set of Kitchen utensils
Tea towels
kitchen bowls & drainer when in stock
cooking items baking items
small kitchen electricals (such as toastie maker when in stock) 
Kitchen utensils
 set of Saucepans & frying pan
Kettle (when available)
Toaster (when available)

Microwave

Trays

Chopping board

Coasters & placemats

Thermos when in stock

Broom when in stock
other kitchen items when in stock such as dustpan 
iron & ironing broad. 
Toys for children

Cot for baby Highchair when in stock)

Other items if we have them in stock

What is in a Food pack for a single person

Depending on stock available

 1 pack Porridge or breakfast cereal

1 tin of meatballs or meat pie

2 tins of baked beans

2 tins of soup

2 packs of noodles

1 tin of chicken curry or similar tinned meat

1 pack of tea or coffee

1 pack of pasta or rice

1 pack of biscuits or crackers

1 tin of lentils kidney beans or pulses


 

What’s in a Self Care Pack

Depending on stock

( this includes our domestic abuse cases)


1 shower gel or bubble bath or salts

1 toothpaste

1 toothbrush

1 female hygiene tampons or pads

1 Pack of razors

1 flannel or sponge

 1 soap

Talc

Deodorant

Body spray

Wash bags

Other items we may have to add

For domestic abuse cases

Perfume

Jewellery

Nail varnish

Nail polish remover

Make up

Hair colour

Gift packs

Other items we may have to add 


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Volunteer

 We are always in need of donations of items for our "store cupboard" to add to our packs. We accept donations of clean undamaged furniture household items and clothing.

We offer a house clearance service. 

 We are very keen to have new members join our team of volunteers..

People can come to us to volunteer from all backgrounds we are are open to all sections of society.

 Some work is physically demanding so this requires strength.

 We take volunteers who have had difficult past lives and help them to re-engage with the community and help combat loneliness and build confidence.  Help with training , CVs and we are out & about in the van around the County.

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Additional Info

BAVO Community project of the Year 2016
Recognition of community work Certificate BAVO 2016
Bridged County Borough Citizen Award for services to people of the Borough
Pride Of Wales Award Julian Cash ( chairman) Fundraiser of the Year 2017. 
Groundwork Best Community Group Contribution to Environmental Sustainability 2017
Inspire Award Made a difference Award 2018

Julian Cash Honoured with BCA for services to the Community 2019
Marianne Cash Honoured With BCA for Services to the Community 2019

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